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Immigration Agenda Stalls

Posted: November 15, 2017 at 4:47 pm   /   Features, National, Politics, Top Stories

Trump’s Unfinished Business As the remaining days of 2017 dwindle down to a precious few, the Trump administration and the Republican majority in Congress pursues a mad dash to pass tax reform to have something major to show for nearly a full year of control of the federal government. Prospects for passage of a tax […]

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President Trump: One Year And Counting

Posted: November 8, 2017 at 4:02 pm   /   Features, National, Politics, Top Stories

As President Trump moves through his landmark trip to Asia, the one-year anniversary of Trump’s election reminds millions of American voters that the political earthquake of November 8, 2016 is still a battle of a determined outsider committed to change and the entrenched forces of the Washington establishment committed to the status quo. In this […]

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GOP Tax Plan: Fact or Fiction?

Posted: November 6, 2017 at 4:47 pm   /   Features, National, Politics, Top Stories

As the House Ways and Means Committee began serious consideration of the GOP’s tax plan on Monday, the thick fog of establishment politics settled on the nation’s capital amidst a flurry of partisan rhetoric, distortion, and evasion. Lost in the shuffle is the GOP’s shell game that threatens to leave President Trump and Congressional Republicans […]

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Government By Scandal

Posted: October 29, 2017 at 4:11 pm   /   Features, National, Politics, Top Stories

A calm before the storm hung over official Washington during the weekend following the ominous news Friday that Special Counsel Robert Mueller had filed the first charges in the investigation into Russian involvement in the 2016 presidential election. Although no names were mentioned of persons who may be charged, speculation raged with the possibility that […]

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English-Speaking Households Decline In U.S.

Posted: October 26, 2017 at 5:37 pm   /   Features, National, Politics, Top Stories

Securing gainful employment and a good education are two of the essentials for the millions of immigrants who seek assimilation and success in the United States. Without a solid grounding in both written and spoken English, both newly arrived and native-born immigrants face an uphill struggle in the effort to achieve independent and prosperous lives […]

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The High Cost Of Illegal Immigration

Posted: October 24, 2017 at 5:14 pm   /   Features, National, Politics, Top Stories

A Border Wall Is A Bargain When President Trump announced his comprehensive immigration program as essential to any legislation that would resolve President Obama’s illegal DACA program, he put a wall on the southern border at the top of the list. In no time, Democrats in Congress said there would be no deal if Trump […]

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NFL Player Protest

NFL: Fire Goodell, Now

Posted: October 23, 2017 at 4:20 pm   /   Features, National, Top Stories

Hire a CEO Who Can Save The League As the 2017 professional football season languishes in public controversy and mediocre play, the focus finally has zeroed in on Roger Goodell, the NFL commissioner who is presiding over a failing business enterprise. It is a calamity of bad management that cries out for new leadership before […]

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John Kelly

When Nothing Is Sacred

Posted: October 21, 2017 at 4:22 pm   /   Features, National, Politics, Top Stories

Only a week after Chief of Staff John Kelly appeared in the White House briefing room to tell the assembled media that he was not quitting and not getting fired, he was back in the briefing room to address the controversy over President Trump’s call to the wife of Army Sergeant La David Johnson who […]

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The Fall Of The NFL

Posted: October 19, 2017 at 4:30 pm   /   Features, National, Politics, Top Stories

Pro Football Is Just Another Interest Group Commissioner Roger Goodell dropped the ball in the end zone this week when he botched his best opportunity to address the player protests and fan reactions that have left the NFL in a shambles and threatened its standing as the nation’s favorite sport. In the raging controversy that […]

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